Privileges and Immunities
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paragraph 102 in volume 1, chapter 7, The Registrar and the Registry

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The arrangements regarding privileges and immunities (chapter 6, § I.97) also deal with the Registrar and the Court’s staff. The members of the Registry staff, particularly its high officials (first secretaries and secretaries) are accorded the same treatment as secretaries [sic!] attached to the diplomatic missions at The Hague, and other officials of the Court will be treated as officials of comparable rank attached to diplomatic missions at The Hague.

The Registrar and the Deputy-Registra…

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Malcolm N. Shaw, “Privileges and Immunities”, in: Rosenne's Law and Practice of the International Court: 1920-2015. Consulted online on 16 January 2019 <>
First published online: 2017
First print edition: 20161001

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